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Shady

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Joined 18 December 2007
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11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
What type of grass do I have?

Thanks for thta Fu Man, I bought the yates weed'n'feed in the bottle that you click you hose onto and spray around, I did it this evening so I'll see…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
What type of grass do I have?

I bought some Weed'n'Feed the other day and after reading the label it said not to be used on Buffalo grass.
I have no idea what type of grass I have…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Any Green Tumbs here can tell me what is wrong with these

Thanks all,
I'll go and get some of that "anti-rot" or "fosject" to sort it out.
I am aware that they grow very quickly and very tall but I assume that you…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Any Green Tumbs here can tell me what is wrong with these

No idea what wrong with the grass Michelle. I'm too worried about it as the rest of the lawn is doing extremely well considering it was laid in the middle…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Any Green Tumbs here can tell me what is wrong with these

Just wanting to know if anyone can tell me whats wrong with my Leighton Greens? I planted them about 3-4 months ago.
In behind the retaining wall is about 300mm of…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Calling all creative minds - help with screen

I'd leave it behind, as we'll be renting again while we find a block to build on again.

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Calling all creative minds - help with screen

I was thinking that it might need something like that but couldnt thin what.
We're just about to sell the place once I finish off a few little things hopefully a…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Bugger! I missed this section

updated original thread with completed photo's
https://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=7703

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Calling all creative minds - help with screen

Right'e'o then
After changeling my mind a ozen times I decide to bite the bullet and do as Michelle suggested (thanks Michlle) and here's the finished product...minus a good clean up.
I…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Calling all creative minds - help with screen

Holy dooly
Thats a pretty brave move on my behalf
I'm trying to find a 'deep burt red' to get an idea
something like one of these
http://www.artifolk.co.uk/catalog/produ ... D=Y&gid=43

Calling all creative minds - help with screen
11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Bugger! I missed this section

Looks like I posted in the wrong section
https://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=7703
Any help appreciated.
Cheers

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Can I ask for an outdoors colour for my fence?

umm Bump!
The finished product with one more question
https://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.p ... highlight=
Cheers

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Calling all creative minds - help with screen

Gday all,
I've only got a couple of things to finish off in my back yard, one being a screen of sorts that I'm going to put my BBQ in…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Has anyone ever regretted their choices for paint/carpet?

Yes, We both regret the day we choose dark brown carpet. Looks all nice in the glossy brochures but shows up every single piece of flint/dust/rubbish/cotton string/whatever.....never again.

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Is it illegal to remove the landline phone outlet?

No you dont have to keep it at all.
Not illegal to cover it up with a painting but it is illegal to remove/unscrew/change/whatever yourself unless your a qualified telecommunications…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Cost of Bricklayer

$800 per thousand is pretty much on the money.

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Beechwood gone??

I know the father owns 5 or 10 acres in the middle of Kellyville right next door to where Home World 3 is about to be built. The land alone…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Beechwood gone??

Did it happen to be a few acres in Kellyville?

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Beechwood gone??

The guy that owned Beechwood sold the business a few years back to his brother.
Just before christmas 07, the original owner and his son were looking to buy it back…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Granite Suppliers in Sydney

Can Highly Recommend N & F Arciuli grait in Eastwood.
Used them for years when I was doing kitchens
http://www.homesolutions.com.au/Supplie ... sp?bid=162

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Custom Home Builders in Sydney – Has anyone used one?

Gremmo Homes - Mate of mine built with them a few years back. Very good comments from him but I have heard lately they they may be 'dropping the ball…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Neigbours-to-be - how would you guys deal with this???!!!

I'd tell them that if that one dies you'd love to plant and entire row of Leyton Greens along the boundary. In a few years time they'd be 15m high…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Time to get creative with screens. Any suggestions

Gday all,
I've taken the advice I recieved and painted my 800mm high sleeper retaing wall and 1800mm high fence Woodlands Grey to match our facia and guttering. Its an awefull…

Time to get creative with screens. Any suggestions
11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
DOES BRICKWORK LOOK LEVEL ?

yep, One taller than the other. The timber window looks to be 1 course shorter than the aluminim window.

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Setbacks and council

Opps, Sorry..Didnt read that bit...
Then Speak to a 'Town planner' and not the girl at the front desk.
You should be able to get a better answer then 'submit your application…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Setbacks and council

A quick phone call to council will answer your question.
It will be specific to your area. I dare say that if all the houses in that street/area have a 8-9m…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
When designing your kitchen???

The hardest I've found to put together is....My wife and the Kicthen.
The two seem to just stay apart no matter what I do.

Flame jacket on! .......................Take it easy on me

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
HELP Kitchen Cupboards

Gday and welcome to the forums.
We finished building with Eden Brae last year and are very happy with the finished product.
For the kitchen we choose Laminex 'Chocolate Pear' which is…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Can I ask for an outdoors colour for my fence?

Ah ha! Didnt know Dulux did a Woodlands grey. Makes life easy,
Should I do the retaining wall AND fence the same or should I do the fence in a…

11 years11 yearsShadyShady posted:
Can I ask for an outdoors colour for my fence?

Even though this is outdoor decorating rather than interior can I ask for suggestions for what colour to paint my fence?
Its a timber lapped and capped fence sitting about 800mm…

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